Mozart is difficult for adults because his music is not so much simple but pure. I hadn’t played Mozart since I was a child, so when my piano teacher suggested that I pick up Mozart, I thought, I don’t know how to play this kind of music.
Almost everyone has struggled with at least one subject in high school. Mine was language.
I went back to practicing piano as an adult in part to save time. My piano teacher would come to my house if we had multiple lessons.
The systems architect Gorden Cheng took an unconventional path to winning the 2012 Chicago Amateur Piano Competition by playing the Mozart Piano Sonata No.10 in C major, K.330/300h.